Even if the car is in the exact color you want, pretend there’s thousands and thousands of them out there waiting for you to drive. You’ll find that a lot of the times when you’re patient and you think that this car, this pair of jeans, this house is going to be gone, it’s not.
” I looked at him and I thought to myself, a lot of things, but I know what he’s getting at. Patience is the key to everything that’s happened great in my life.I had to stick with what I knew would work, had to stick with what I believe would work, and by doing that, I learned the art of patience.When I built up my business, I wasn’t making money right away from it. I knew I was building a solid foundation and a solid foundation is built on patience.We were into the second day of our four-day trip when we decided to take a ride in one of the beautiful horse-drawn carriages around downtown Charleston. But the difference - as a Christian, as a follower of Christ - is the attitude that goes with it.While waiting for our turn, I noticed Aric was getting very impatient. I finally said to Aric not to worry, that it would be our turn soon, that we just had to wait. I think of all the things in life that we must be patient for and how my own attitude has been tested.What I sometimes don’t remember is the higher you go up the ladder the more responsibility goes with it.